• Round Midnight: The Magic & Music of Thelonious Monk

  • Fri, 17-05-2019 at 20:00
  • Brighton Unitarian Church
    22a New Rd
    BN1 1UF Brighton
Round Midnight: The Magic & Music of Thelonious Monk - Brighton Unitarian Church - Brighton

A stellar company of jazz musicians come together to perform a musical tribute to the jazz composer and pianist Thelonious Monk. Experience a celebration of Monk's unique style and musical voice with performances of his classic standards, plus interpretations and new arrangements his music. Pianist Joss Peach takes the role of Monk for this performance with vocals from singer: Sara Oschlag. The band is fronted by Mark Bassey (trombone) and Alex Bondonno (saxophone) who will lead the audience through the musical story of Monk’s life from band sidekick to the front page of Time Magazine. This sextet of highly regarded jazz musicians re-ignites the magic of one of the great jazz composers of the 20th century, keeping alive the wonderful music of Monk. Whether you're a hardened jazz fan or not, this evening promises to entertain and delight.